Mithali Raj Becomes 1st Woman to Play 2 Decades of International Cricket


India captain Mithali Raj became the first female player to last more than 20 years in international cricket after featuring in the ODI against South Africa today in Vadodara.

Longest One-Day International careers: (Men/Women)

22y 91d - Sachin Tendulkar (Dec 1989 - Mar 2012) 
21y 184d - Sanath Jayasuriya (Dec 1989 - Jun 2011) 
20y 272d - Javed Miandad (Jun 1975 - Mar 1996) 
20y 105d - MITHALI RAJ (Jun 1999 - Present)

36-year-old Mithali has played 24 ODIs, 10 Tests and 89 T20Is for India.

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